Miami football recruiting has always been one of the more dominant forces in college football. The Hurricanes have produced some of the all-time greatest football players in college and the NFL.
This year, Miami's biggest target is 5-star OLB prospect Matthew Thomas of Booker T. Washington High School in Miami, FL. The Hurricanes are pulling out all the stops to keep one of the nation's elite defensive players home but face some stiff competition.
Family and local pressure could be Al Golden's biggest weapons, but I'm here to give you seven reason why, in the end, Thomas will not be playing in Coral Gables.